A pilot study of interferon-gamma-induced specific oral tolerance induction (ISOTI) for immunoglobulin E-mediated anaphylactic food allergy.

Food-induced anaphylaxis is a life-threatening, IgE-mediated disease. No specific therapeutic recommendations, aside from the avoidance of offending foods, exist at this time. However, specific oral tolerance induction for food allergy has been investigated by several groups. In this study, specific oral tolerance induction was attempted using interferon… (More)